Alcoa Mill Products Lancaster is currently seeking highly motivated and energetic students to join our team as Environmental Health and Safety/ Environmental Engineering Interns. Why Alcoa? Your education is just beginning! Alcoa interns have the opportunity to be part of real world business scenarios. Our interns learn our business processes and are given ample mentoring and instruction. Their skills are sharpened as full members of a project team, working alongside leaders in partnership with business unit clients. Interns are also exposed to a variety of project-based assignments which allow them to add value to the company. Interns are assigned projects based on their business unit specifications which will vary depending on location. Internships typically run from May/June through August. Some of the highlights as a member of the team are: • Information sessions with the Senior Leadership team across Alcoa • Housing stipend/ housing for students who reside outside of their internship location • Professional development opportunities and on the job training • Exposure to the inner workings of a Fortune 500 Company • A competitive wage • Plant tours and possible opportunities to visit other Alcoa locations • Social activities with other interns and Alcoa colleagues While an internship with Alcoa provides you with invaluable experience that you could utilize in any role, it is Alcoa’s goal to evaluate its interns for potential entry-level openings. With over 60 locations across the US, there are opportunities to work in a variety places around the country. Examples of intern responsibilities include: • Assist in the development of Sustainable Programs within the Waste, Water, Air and Chemical Release Areas. • Maintain and apply knowledge of current policies, regulations, and industrial processes. • Recommend process and product safety features that will reduce employees' exposure to chemical, physical, and biological work hazards. • Inspect facilities, machinery, and safety equipment to identify and correct potential hazards, and to ensure safety regulation compliance. • Investigate industrial accidents, injuries, or occupational diseases to determine causes and preventive measures. • Help review plans and specifications for construction of new machinery or equipment to determine whether all safety requirements have been met. Qualities we are looking for: • Demonstrated outstanding academic achievement and an aptitude for Environmental Engineering or Environmental Health and Safety • A strong record of team, project and/or people leadership in a work setting and/or extracurricular activities • The ability to thrive in fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment; willingness to take initiative to understand the business • An aptitude for problem solving; strong writing and verbal communication skills • Previous successful experience as an active member of a team • A strong commitment to excellence and to personal and professional growth • Must be resourceful, responsible, tenacious, curious, independent, confident and high energy For more information, and to apply for specific internship roles, visit www.alcoa.com/campus, follow @Alcoa on Twitter at www.twitter.com/Alcoa, and follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Alcoa. "We look for potential candidates with: • Currently enrolled in a bachelor’s degree or Master’s Degree program in Environmental Engineering or Environmental Health and Safety • A cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher • Relevant internship/work/ research experience.
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Alcoa is a global leader in lightweight metals technology, engineering and manufacturing, innovating multi-material solutions that advance our world.